The fearless band performed the feat at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York for an audience of journalists in preparation for a presentation that will be given at this month’s RO-MAN conference in Kobe, Japan.
The next few years of cubesats are expected to resemble the first years of personal computers. The time when computers went from a room-sized luxury to a toy that sat of the desk of your home office.
It may not be long before you will be driving down the road at 60 miles per hour, look at the driver in the car next to you and see that he is fast asleep. Only, instead of panicking and honking your horn to wake him up, you may think it is a good idea to get a quick nap in before you get home as well.
Autonomous, or driverless, cars are slowly become more of a reality. Every week an announcement is made about a new innovation. While we are still a few years away from the above scenario being ubiquitous, there are options out there that make it a reality today.